Project Manager - Building Construction

Division: Building
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Job ID: 17323
Job Status: Full Time Regular

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Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You're an experienced Project Manager with 5 years' experience leading construction projects, guiding staff, implementing the project plan, ensuring safety and quality control. You have a proven track record for meeting budgets, schedules and scope for a demanding projects and clients.

If you are interested in leading exciting commercial construction projects, join the Ledcor Building team in Toronto, ON!

Responsibilities
  • Demonstrates leadership in health, safety and environmental protection on the project
  • Applies the requirements of the Project Specific Safety Program (PSSP) to promote overall compliance of Ledcor HS&E standards, applicable OH&S Acts, regulations and codes with all employees and subcontractors on the project
  • Creates and/or facilitates the Project Quality Program to ensure project materials are supplied and work is completed accordingly
  • Ensures that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, shop drawings, and applicable building codes and that quality standards are maintained
  • Develops and maintains the construction schedule in conjunction with project team to meet milestones and completion dates
  • Leads project meetings with internal and external stakeholders to monitor and support the project's ongoing progression
  • Provides strong leadership to construction team members, capitalizing on individual and group strengths to ensure project targets are achieved
  • Identifies and manages opportunities and risks to achieve the best possible impact on schedule and financial targets
  • Maintains, tracks, and reports all financial aspects of project including forecasts and billings
  • Manages the procurement process including subcontractor / trade / supplier negotiations and awards
  • Performs other related duties as outlined in Ledcor's Construction Operations Manual


Requirements
  • 5+ years of related work experience or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Previous experience as a project manager or in a similar direct managerial / supervisory role
  • Completed post-secondary education in construction, engineering or related discipline an asset
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction documents, drawings, specifications, current construction practices and methodology
  • Strong negotiation/management skills
  • Ability to plan and manage to a project schedule
  • Strong understanding of construction costs and budgets
  • Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple stakeholders, understand and interpret stakeholder needs, and identify solutions to non-routine queries
  • Capable of anticipating constructability issues in moderate to complex situations and creating solutions in the construction plan and schedule
  • Ability to influence and persuade others to adopt a point of view
  • A track record of building successful teams and promoting teamwork through motivating, coaching and consensus-building
  • Strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities


Work Conditions
  • This role has a combination of both field and office work and you should be comfortable working in both environments

Ledcor Building offers full-service construction for commercial, residential, institutional, and light industrial projects, along with expertise in green building. Our depth of knowledge and expertise come from building hundreds of projects - of all sizes - across North America each year.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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Date Posted
11/1/2018
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